Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm Minnesota Street Project
The Museum of Craft and Design (MCD) presents Designing Change: An Evening with Roman Mars. Roman Mars is the host and creator of 99% Invisible, a radio show about unnoticed architecture and design that shape our world. With over 360 million downloads, 99% Invisible is one of the most popular design podcasts in the world. MCD welcomes Roman Mars to...
Nov 16 – Dec 22 all-day Marin Museum of Contemporary Art
On November 16, MarinMOCA opens “Uncovered,” an exhibition by artist members Beryl Miller and Kerith Lisi, two artists who share a similar intuitive approach to their art-making practice. Miller’s oil paintings and Lisi’s mixed media constructions, display an engaging affinity for each other. Color, shape and line interplay back and forth from one artwork to the next, creating a dynamic...
Nov 16 – Dec 22 all-day Marin Museum of Contemporary Art
“Winter Solstice,” opening on November 16 at MarinMOCA, heralds a magical season. The short days and long nights of Winter are imbued with moody ambiance and spiritual significance. It is a time for contemplation, but also for celebration. Juried by Andrea Schwartz, owner of the Andrea Schwartz Gallery in San Francisco. Ms. Schwartz chose both traditional landscape works and contemporary...
Nov 16 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Charles M. Schulz Museum
Help prepare and enjoy Snoopy’s Thanksgiving meal of toast, popcorn, and jellybeans from the classic television holiday special, along with hands-on crafts and other fun family activities!
Nov 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm Bay Model Visitor Center
Learn about the secret lives of seaweeds and kelp forests from Dr. Karina Nielsen, Director of Estuary Ocean Science Center and Professor of Biology at San Francisco State University. Enjoy the fine art photography and research of artist and author Josie Iselin, whose work on marine algae explores the space where art and science converge. Farallones Kelp Recovery Coordinator Rietta...
Nov 17 @ 1:00 pm Charles M. Schulz Museum
Join New York Times bestselling author Jonathan Franzen as he stops by the Schulz Museum to celebrate the release of The Peanuts Papers (Library of America), a collection of essays by writers and cartoonists on the deeper truths of the Peanuts comic strip and its impact on their lives, work, and the broader culture. Franzen, one of the thirty-three contributors...
Nov 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm Museum of Craft and Design
On the third Thursday of each month stay out late with the Museum of Craft and Design and collaborate with artists and makers, explore unique themes and rethink materials through creative design projects. It’s all about food and gratitude at the final MAKE of 2019! Come early for a free drink and a very special Artist Happy Hour featuring innovative...
Nov 29 @ 10:00 am – Nov 30 @ 5:00 pm Charles M. Schulz Museum
Join cartoonist and storyteller Joe Wos for live performances and cartoon workshops throughout the day! Event occurs 11/29/19 from 10:00 am-5:00 pm and 11/30/19 from 10:00am-5:00 pm.
Nov 29 @ 11:00 am – Dec 1 @ 5:00 pm Artist Studios in the Point Reyes area
Nov 29 -Dec 1, 11:00am – 5:00pm Art lovers from around the Bay Area are invited to tour artists’ studios in the Point Reyes area during the annual Point Reyes Open Studios (PROS) event Thanksgiving Weekend 2019. PROS artists will display and demonstrate their work in their studios and homes from Friday through Monday 11am to 5 pm each day....
Dec 7 @ 11:00 am – Dec 8 @ 5:00 pm Museum of Craft and Design
Celebrate independent contemporary craft and design and complete your holiday shopping at Style ’19! Shop the highest quality of contemporary fashion, jewelry and home accessories all in one place on December 7 and 8 at Style ’19. Now in its 13th year, Style (with its 2nd year at MCD) is a show, sale and benefit celebrating independent contemporary craft and...
Dec 31 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Charles M. Schulz Museum
Ring in the New Year with hands-on crafts for kids, Santa Rosa’s only Up-Down and Baby Balloon Drops at Noon, and a celebratory toast with root beer at Noon and 3:00 pm! Plus, enjoy a visit from Snoopy himself and special showings of Happy New Year, Charlie Brown in the Museum’s theater. Cost: $5-$12 (included in price of admission)